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Alaska Pulp settles labor case

...go to the Internal Revenue Service, he said. Sever predicted he'll be lucky if he breaks even. Sever, now an aircraft mechanic, said the labor board should have demanded full compensation, not 70 percent or 80 percent of what the workers...
Aging DC-6 gets new skin, new nose, new job in Bush

...configured it for our operation," said Charles Hood, director of maintenance for Air Cargo Express, who has been an aircraft mechanic since 1955. The windows were removed and replaced with a metal skin, saving about 20 pounds a window, Hood said...
Alaska Digest

...a new four-year contract for the airline's 700 aircraft technicians. Terms of Alaska's agreement with the Aircraft Mechanics Fraternal Association are being withheld until it is ratified by a union member vote, which is expected within...
My Turn: Minor impact to wetlands

...very substantial gain in airport utility. Jody Liliedahl holds airline transport pilot, flight instructor and aircraft mechanics certificates, and has flown for more than 20 years.
Northwest Digest

...Anchorage ANCHORAGE - Striking Northwest Airlines aircraft mechanics picketed the cargo and passenger areas of Ted Stevens...employees are with the striking union. Members of the Aircraft Mechanics Fraternal Association said they offered to take...
Gun aficionado turns tinkering into a business

...turned 19, his choice was to continue doing farm work or join the military. He enlisted in the Army and learned aircraft mechanics. Junk eventually earned a bachelor's degree in aerospace management from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Aviation Safety Counselors (ASC). An ASC must be a flight instructor to evaluate the pilots' flying skills and an aircraft mechanic to inspect the aircraft. "OK," you say, "I'm game now. What can I expect during the evaluation?" The flight...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...different parts of Alaska,'' said Helgesen, who lives in Sitka now, but spent many years in Seattle working as an aircraft mechanic. ``I don't know why we got together and became closest friends, and have lasted that way for so long. It just...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...petition calling for his recall as president of the Aircraft Mechanics Fraternal Association local in Oakland, Calif...International Association of Machinists with the Aircraft Mechanics Fraternal Association. Hard feelings over that...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...a contract are continuing. What the airline characterizes as a slowdown by union mechanics began April 22. The Aircraft Mechanics Fraternal Association, which also is in contract negotiations, denies a coordinated slowdown. But Alaska filed...


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